SSNAP winners’ exhibition at the Bau-Xi Gallery Vancouver

The seven winning works of the 2017 Salt Spring National Art Prize will travel to Vancouver for an exhibition at the prestigious Bau-Xi Gallery. The exhibition – in the front upper gallery room – opens on Saturday November 4th, and runs until Saturday November 18th. It runs concurrently with an exhibition of Sylvia Tait’s new abstract paintings on the main …

Parallel Art Show – Viewers’ Choice Awards

The three winners of the inaugural Parallel Art Show have been announced: First place – Karin Millson, ‘Memory Hive’ Second place – Martin Herbert, ‘A five second vignette of Il Redentore and the Giudecca Canal’ Third place – Donna Hall, ‘Destiny’s Fracture’ The awards were proudly sponsored by Michael Whitfield. Congratulations to the winners, and thank you to all fifty …

Gala Awards Night

Join the 2017 jury, some of the 49 artists, the organizers and the Salt Spring community to celebrate what has been an amazing month of artistic creativity. Hors d’oeuvres by Auntie Pestos. Music by Frank Huether. Buy tickets in advance.

SSNAP 2017 Artist Talks – Noelle Hamlyn

Noelle Hamlyn (Mississauga) Sunday October 22, 12-1pm, Mahon Hall Free with exhibition entry Noelle Hamlyn is a graduate of the Sheridan College School of Crafts and Design (Textiles, 2007), the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2009) and Fanshawe College (Technical Costume Studies, 2015). Her work has been shown internationally (Australia, Korea, Japan), nationally (Vancouver, Ottawa, Portneuf Quebec) and …

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SSNAP 2017 Artist Talks – Kristy Gordon

Kristy Gordon (Brooklyn NY) Friday October 20, 12-1pm, Mahon Hall Free with exhibition entry Kristy Gordon exhibits her work internationally and has earned numerous awards including three Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grants (2010, 2013 and 2015), finalist placement in the 2013 Kingston Prize, and an Exceptional Merit Award from the Portrait Society of America (2014). Kristy has been widely featured in …

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SSNAP 2017 Artist Talks – Nicole Paul

Nicole Paul (Prince Albert SK) Thursday October 19, 12-1pm, Mahon Hall Free with exhibition entry Born and raised in Saskatchewan, I completed my Bachelors of Fine Arts Honours degree at the University of Saskatchewan. I am now commencing my Masters of Fine Arts at the University of Melbourne, Victoria College of the Arts. My artwork is very diverse in both …